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Year end in 3.. 2..

Year end in 3.. 2..

Executive directors are forced into a complicated little dance during a non-profit’s year end. It starts simple enough, making sure all the invoices are sent out, and all the bills are paid. As...

Make Your Meetings Less Miserable

Make Your Meetings Less Miserable

There is a kind of art to orchestrating a successful non-profit meeting. It is a delicate balance between the items on the agenda and the different personalities attending the meeting. How do you...

How do you help a nonprofit become more effective? Simplify the bylaws.

How do you help a nonprofit become more...

Do you remember the confusion for voting at an annual general meeting that happened during the pandemic? Pre-pandemic, annual general meetings were easy. Everyone was in the same room and voting, as...

When you can't defend yourself, your work will protect you?

When you can't defend yourself, your work...

The work of a non-profit executive director leaves a trail. It might be the work we did last year, the work we did three jobs ago, or the work we did when we first started. As our career takes us to...